News Briefs

Kids invited for five days of free fun


Central Baptist Church will host two “Five Day Clubs” July 10-14 from 9-10:30 a.m. at Highland Park (corner of Seventh Avenue and Huron Street) and Frank Day Park 1-2:30 p.m.

All kids are invited to join us for five days of free fun for ages 5-12. We will have games, songs, bible lessons, prizes, etc.

For more information call Central Baptist Church, 535-8765.


Fair Concessions meeting to cover food safety, camping


A mandatory meeting of the Central Montana Fair Concessions will be held at 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 11, in the Trade Center. Items to be discussed include hours, tables and chairs, ice, oil disposal, change, meal vouchers, admissions, grandstand, Workmen’s Comp, sanitarian paperwork and licensing requirements, food safety, contracts, payments and insurance, electrical limitations and camping.

Those planning to have a concession booth at the fair must attend. This meeting is open to the public.


Vets and families invited to annual picnic, Forest Grove


The annual veterans picnic potluck for vets and families, and their auxiliaries, will be held on Saturday, July 8 from 12-4 p.m. at Bob Smith’s in Forest Grove.

Meat, utensils and condiments will be furnished; bring a salad or dessert. Also bring your own choice of beverage. Any questions, call Bob Smith at 538-8671.


Two projects done, one to go


The Lewistown Arts and Entertainment District Association Board will meet at 10:30 a.m., on Friday, July 7, in the second floor conference room of the Brooks Building. Members will discuss the two completed projects, benches and banners, and the one to go, the parklet.

The A and E repainted 14 benches and placed them in front of businesses on Main Street. The group also purchased and put up 30 colorful banners on Main Street. By the time of Friday’s meeting, the parklet may be in place in front of Studio Milan Salon on Main Street. The meeting is open to the public.


Two-step and swing to the music of Wind and Strings


Come and dance to the country band, Wind and Strings, at the July 8, Saturday afternoon dance. The band features Tom Wilson on harmonica, Carole Songer on vocals, Tony Hencil on dobro and Woody Westburg on guitar and vocals.

The dance hall is located at the corner of Third Avenue South and Barnes Street. The dance goes from 2-4 p.m. Dancers of all ages are welcome.

There will be a coffee/cookie break at 3 p.m. There is a small admission fee.



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